The new-look Scottish Local Government Pension Scheme will be easier to implement because of lessons learned from reform to the English and Welsh scheme, managers say.
The Scottish version of the LGPS is set to come into force in April 2009. The new-look English and Welsh scheme came into force in April this year. Strathclyde Pension Fund pensions manager Andy Knox...
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Steps to improve auto-enrolment are uncontroversial and obvious, but the government is dawdling on introducing the necessary changes, argues Jack Jones.
Professional trustees will be expected to apply for accreditation as part of a framework intended to be launched on 1 July by the Professional Trustee Standards Working Group (PTSWG).